(on a Windsor chair) a stretcher having an inwardly curved piece connecting the front legs, and connected to the back legs by short, straight pieces.
crinophagy cri·noph·a·gy (krə-nŏf’ə-jē) n. The disposal of excess secretory granules by lysosomes.
[krahy-nohs, krin-ohs] /ˈkraɪ noʊs, ˈkrɪn oʊs/ adjective 1. .
[krahy-nuh m] /ˈkraɪ nəm/ noun 1. any of the tropical and subtropical bulbous plants constituting the genus Crinum, of the amaryllis family, usually having umbels of large, showy flowers. /ˈkraɪnəm/ noun 1. any plant of the mostly tropical amaryllidaceous genus Crinum, having straplike leaves and clusters of lily-like flowers Also called crinum lily
[kree-oh-luh; Spanish kree-aw-yah] /kriˈoʊ lə; Spanish kriˈɔ yɑ/ noun, plural criollas [kree-oh-luh z; Spanish kree-aw-yahs] /kriˈoʊ ləz; Spanish kriˈɔ yɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. a woman or girl born in Spanish America but of European, usually Spanish, ancestry.